After an atrocious massacre occurs in her name, Queen Artakama vows to rule her empire firmly and properly. She takes the role of Mad Queen and Queen of Blood without flinching. Nothing stands in the way of her throne, and she wants to keep it that way. With an impending war with a neighboring kingdom, Artakama struggles to keep reign of her empire whilst keeping her sanity. A mere slave might be what it takes to undo her Madness and lessen the weight of her heavy crown.